April 17, 2023

Verdict in manslaughter case of Kareem Martinez due this Friday, family and friends of Laddie Gillett await decision

Martinez is accused of the shooting death of Laddie Gillett, 14, in Placencia on July 14, 2021.
April 11, 2023

40 years for Lev Dermen in multi-million fraud with tentacles stretching to Belize

During the midst of the trial in February 2020, one of the co-accused turned cooperating witness, Jacob Kingston, had in open court implicated John Saldivar, then [...]
March 30, 2023

New attorney cannot convince court to grant longer adjournment in Jared Ranguy triple murder case

Ranguy, 36, stands accused of the murders of his mom, Karen Skeen-Vellos, sister Teena Skeen, and stepfather Robert Vellos Senior in November 2012 in Ladyville.
March 30, 2023

Police issue official wanted notice for escapees Sergio Pineda and Piers Castillo

This morning at around 10:40 a.m., they were both remanded to prison after appearing in court before they escaped from a holding area nearby.
March 30, 2023

Benque Viejo police searching for high profile prisoner Sergio Pineda after escape at court

While further information is still being sought, we understand the men were scheduled to appear in court in Benque Viejo Town and managed to get away.
March 30, 2023

Jared Ranguy fires attorney, declines guilty plea – trial to be held in a month

Ranguy turned the court on its head today by confirming that he would not take a guilty plea on three counts of murder and dropping his [...]
March 30, 2023

Jamaican judge Ricardo Sandcroft reappointed to Belize Bench

By Aaron Humes: High Court Justice Ricardo O’Neil Sandcroft continues on the Bench after being reappointed in February.
March 17, 2023

Waterloo files claim against Government seeking overturn of amended EIA Regulations

Waterloo is challenging the recently amended Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations regarding to the composition of the tribunal scheduled to hear its appeal of the Department of [...]